Thursday Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Chocolatier Venchi teamed up with Italian director Dario Imbrogno for an artsy stop-motion animation campaign (video above).

Home Depot launched a U.S. media review. Sources with knowledge of the process said that incumbent Carat is defending in the review, which is expected to conclude by the end of the year.

-San Francisco independent agency Duncan Channon worked on a campaign for Vote From Home 2020 encouraging voters of color to vote by mail.


-Digiday examines how Buick is building a long-term partnership around Amazon’s ad business.

-AdGreen founder Jo Coombes says everyone in advertising has a role to play in green production.

Martin Sorrell is negotiating S4 Capital’s leases to reduce the number of buildings locations in cities where it operates. 

-National 4-H Council svp, CMO Artis Stevens says we need to follow Gen Z’s lead.